With Deborah Sax

Thursday, January 19, 2016 from 10am-Noon

Discover the joy of weaving narrow bands on a back strap loom

Saturday, February 4, 7-9 pm

Run or Walk from Helen Kate Furness library to Swarthmore Library

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We are delighted to offer new additions to the popular museum pass program at Swarthmore Public Library!  We have 9 passes available.

A community treasure since 1929, Swarthmore Public Library has a great collection of books for adults and children.  We also have dvds, books on CD, music cds, great courses, and more.

Weaving Workshop

With Deborah Sax

Thursday, January 19, 2016 from 10am-Noon

Discover the joy of weaving narrow bands on a back strap loom

Narrow bands can be used as bookmarks, drawstrings and even shoe strings.

Students will learn how to make a loom. Students will learn how to thread and create tension so that they can weave on their looms individually or with a friend.  Students will learn how to start and stop weaving on their loom

Think Spring! Painting Party Fundraiser

Saturday, February 4, 7-9 pm

Book It 5K Run/Walk

Run or Walk from Helen Kate Furness library to Swarthmore Library
Saturday, April 01, 2017
100 N. Providence Rd. at Furness Lane

Thanks for a great Book and Bake Sale!

To everyone who donated, bought, baked, or ate at our Fall Book and Bake Sale.

We raised: 

$5,627.25 in book sales

$569 in bake sales.

We couldn't have done it without you!  

Thanks for joining us for Harry Potter Day!

Our second annual Harry Potter Day library fundraiser was a huge success! Thanks to the approximately 220 people who participated, and all of the volunteers who helped the event to feel magical! We raised $3,000 for the library, which will go towards building a Story Book Walk in Little Crum Creek Park! Check out photos of the festivities, below:

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